Every Smoke Alarm has an expiration date: What’s Yours?

Does your home have smoke alarms? According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the answer is likely yes: NFPA research shows that most...

Three Corrections Staff Injured in Inmate Assault

Three corrections employees at the Snohomish County jail were injured after an inmate assaulted them earlier this morning and have been transported to the...

ReadySnoCo Workshop

Disasters can happen at any time and are likely to happen here. What would you do if a catastrophe such as an earthquake knocked...

Abducted Montana woman found dead in Wash. after calling husband from car trunk

A woman who was kidnapped at a Montana rest stop in broad daylight was able to talk with her husband by cellphone several times...

Happy Birthday Washington State Ferries

Washington State Ferries begins operations on June 1, 1951. On June 1, 1951, Washington State Ferries (WSF) begins operations on Puget Sound, after taking control...

Conservation Futures Program Advisory Board Special Meeting and Celebration

Celebrating the Successful Acquisition of Approximately 5,000 Acres of Open Space The Snohomish County Conservation Futures Program Advisory Board announces the successful acquisition of approximately...

Seizure in Des Moines nets over 2 tons of Illegal Fireworks

The State Fire Marshal’s Office seized an illegal shipment of fireworks at a local moving and storage facility in Des Moines, Washington.  An employee...

WSP Seeking Witnesses to a Two Semi, One Car, Injury Collision

King County: The Washington State Patrol is investigating an injury collision which occurred on SR 18 near the Issaquah / Hobart Road on June...

Search and Rescue Responds to Two Incidents Overnight

Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue units responded to two separate incidents overnight. The first involved locating a 45 year-old Everett man after he...